Latest Financial results articles

Google profits drop by five per cent year-on-year

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Missed analyst target causes three per cent share price fall
17 Oct 2014

Amazon increase in expenses eats into profit growth

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Web firm's commitment to expansion eats into outgoings, but profit still growing – just not as quickly as it was
25 Apr 2014

Icahn backs down on Apple buyback crusade

Carl Icahn
Activist investor dressed down by ISS and proxy adviser
11 Feb 2014

Amazon shares fall as investors grow impatient

Fears of overstretch amid rising distribution costs and sluggish international sales
31 Jan 2014

Retailers looking to cut Visa and other 'middlemen' out of the payments loop

Retailers want direct relationship with customers' banks in order to speed up payments and cut costs
08 May 2013

Facebook mobile advertising contributes to 38 per cent revenue boost

Overall revenue up 38 per cent compared with Q1 2012
02 May 2013

Small change for technology in Budget 2013

Technology barely gets a mention by the Chancellor
20 Mar 2013

£1.2bn in card fraud across the EU, despite introduction of chip-and-pin

Card fraudsters using EU-issued cards in the US where card security standards are lower
09 Jan 2013

HP sales down across the board as botched acquisitions take their toll

Printer sales down by one-fifth, while PC sales fall 12 per cent
20 Nov 2012

Building a better society: an interview with LV CIO Richard Warner

Friendly society LV, one of the UK’s biggest insurers, keeps a tight rein on costs and a keen eye on the cloud, says CIO Richard Warner
14 Nov 2012

Apple blame iPad Mini rumours for slower than expected iPad sales

'Only' 14 million iPads sold, but company still makes $8.2bn
26 Oct 2012

Strong Q3 for SAP while Facebook sees mobile revenue growth

Business software provider reports huge growth in cloud revenue while loss-making social media giant sees much-needed boost in mobile sales
24 Oct 2012

Texas Instruments reports 30 per cent rise in profits but decline in demand

Q3 net income of $784m aided by cost-cutting measures
23 Oct 2012

Microsoft first quarter revenues fall on Windows and Office sales decline

CEO Steve Ballmer claims sales will pick up when Windows 8 is launched
19 Oct 2012